Sunrise Bakery brand Macaroon Cookies recalled due to undeclared milk

Starting date:
March 31, 2014
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Sunrise Bakery Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Possibly National, Saskatchewan
Extent of the product distribution:
Consumer
CFIA reference number:
8748

Advisory details

Ottawa, March 31, 2014 - Sunrise Bakery Ltd. is recalling Sunrise Bakery brand Macaroon Cookies from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There has been one reported allergic reaction associated with the consumption of this product.

Background

This recall was triggered by a consumer complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Sunrise Bakery Macaroon Cookies 227 g R009 and R044 0 55138 03581 3

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Media enquiries

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

Sunrise Bakery Ltd., (QA/HACCP Coordinator): liz@sunrise-bakery.com

For more information, consumers and industry can contact the CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.